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Casting light on the shadows : Canadian perspectives on special operations forces

Author: Bernd Horn; Tony Balasevicius
Publisher: Kingston, Ont. : Canadian Defence Academy Press ; Toronto [Ont.] : Dundurn Group, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Since 9/11 Canadian Special Operations Forces, formerly in the shadows, have become the force of choice. This book provides a solid foundation for SOF theory, historical background, and evolution, and highlights ongoing developments in SOF.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Casting light on the shadows.
Kingston, Ont. : Canadian Defence Academy Press ; Toronto : Dundurn Group, ©2007
(DLC) 2007390157
(OCoLC)76870698
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bernd Horn; Tony Balasevicius
ISBN: 9781554881260 1554881269 9781459706255 1459706250
OCLC Number: 244771077
Description: 1 online resource (324 pages)
Contents: FOREWORD; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; PART I: Theoretical Foundation to Understanding Special Operations Forces; PART II: Historical Context; PART III: The Way Ahead for Canadian Special Operations Forces; AFTERWORD; GLOSSARY OF ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS; CONTRIBUTORS; INDEX.
Responsibility: edited by Bernd Horn and Tony Balasevicius ; foreword by David Barr.
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